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Flail from a figurine

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Bronze flail. Broken from a statue (?); Light patina.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, in debris on top of mastaba G 7520 19 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 4 cm (1 3/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1719

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture